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Browne Jacobson LLP

MOWBRAY HOUSE, CASTLE MEADOW ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NG2 1BJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0115 976 6000
Fax:
Fax 0115 947 5246
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718130 NOTTINGHAM-27
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Web:
www.brownejacobson.com
Browne Jacobson LLP, Amelia Newbold, Nottingham, ENGLAND

Amelia Newbold

Tel:
Work 0115 908 4856
Email:
Web:
www.brownejacobson.com
Browne Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Health Advisory and Litigation

Position

Amelia joined Browne Jacobson in 2001 as a trainee solicitor and now works in the firm's Health Team as an Associate. She specialises in clinical negligence claims and with considerable expertise in high value and complex medical negligence claims. Recent experience includes:

 

  • Brain injury claims with damages reserved between £1 and £4 million.
  • Negotiating pre-action settlement of a claim involving an above the knee amputation (liability admitted) in the sum of £900,000 plus recoverable benefits. This represented a significant discount on the Claimant’s valuation of £1,250,000.
  • Attending a RTSM on a quantum only claim involving a failure to diagnose a scaphoid fracture of the wrist, where the Claimant sought damages of over £1,000,000, claiming that but for the injury, he would have pursued a successful professional basketball career in the NBA. We obtained robust evidence from a basketball coach with experience in the USA, Europe and UK and we achieved settlement in the sum of £235,000 plus CRU.
  • Investigating liability and limitation issues in relation to a complex mental health claim (pre-action) involving psychiatric treatment between 1998 and 2004.

Career

Amelia trained at Browne Jacobson LLP 2001-2003

Education

  • LLB (European Studies), Leicester University
  • LPC (Merit) – 2001
  • Solicitor – admitted September 2003

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